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Lake Front Retreat-Book Your Summer Vacation Now!

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Breathtaking View from Living Room and Main Floor Deck


Last updated: 03/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Western Wis. Retreat Sleeps 16 for family vacations or 10 to 14 for various

Book this wonderful Retreat for the summer and make memories for your family! This four bedroom home has beautiful southerly views of the lake being located on the north shore of the small Lake Wissota. Sit by the lake in the evening and enjoy a fire along the shoreline relaxing in an Adirondack chair. This lake property features approximately sixty feet of shoreline and a sandy lake bottom. There are 4 bedrooms with 10 twin beds which can be converted to King and two queen size sofa sleepers and a daybed with trundle in the two family rooms. There are three bathrooms and two kitchens!

The Little Wissota Retreat is best suited for for your relaxing vacation due to the convenience of great, nearby eateries on the lake. Within walking distance to The View, High Shores Supper Club, LaGranders, Goodies, and Shari Jo's. Ray's Beach is located across the street for added close by fun in the sun!

This home is made for outdoor entertaining with a lakeside upper level deck and expansive paved patio below. A large second deck on the side of the house provides even more space for relaxing with family and friends during those hot summer days.

This property is also well suited for hobbyist retreats such as quilting , scrap booking or card making! Our lakefront home would be perfect for a ministry retreat. Businesses should consider this Chippewa Valley Lake Home for corporate retreats to reward team members. Families may wish to reserve for a reunion, anniversary or holiday get-a-way! During the fall, winter and spring we rent for a minimum of two nights. We have rates for two, three and four night retreats based upon ten people. Our weekly rate during the summer is based upon 12 people. During the summer an extra $20 per guest per night applies for groups over 12 people up to 16 guests. Minimum booking days and rates for holidays may vary from regular posted rates.

Check-in for this home is 4:00 p.m. and check-out is 10:00 a.m. These times override any times written anywhere else in this advertisement that may be automatic defaults by VRBO.
The Little Wissota Retreat has been issued State License AKRR-9WPLET as a Tourist Rooming House by the Chippewa County Department of Health. Chippewa County Department of Planning and Zoning has issued permit # 09-2015-ZON-0335.
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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2650 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 16
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children are welcome. Ray's beach is across the County Hwy X. Large yard for playing on with supervision....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed outside, but an excess cleaning charge will be assessed if butts are not picked up and disposed of before leaving. Also, a damage charge will be assessed for burns to outdoor furniture....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Two steps into house. There is no ramp. The property may be accessible if chair and the person can be lifted up two steps. No accessibility to lake for wheelchairs....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    2 twin beds can to pushed together. Partial view of lg lake...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Twin beds can be pushed together. Partial view of lg lake....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 3 twin/ single

    Twin Beds can be pushed together if needed; bathroom in room...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 3 twin/ single

    Lower level has large bedroom with lake view....moreless

  • The fifth sleeping room is the lower family room where there is a queen size sofa sleeper with an air mattress and a daybed with trundle. The sixth sleeping room is the upstairs family room which has a queen size sofa sleeper with an extra mattress for more comfort.....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Off main floor family room/kitchen eating area...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Off mainfloor master bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Bathroom next to lower level bedroom and family room...moreless

Other Amenities

  • This property is great for medium size family gatherings, anniversaries, bridal showers, hobbyist activities; church or corporate retreats. Events must be fully disclosed and approved of before booking. Special rates may apply....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic Channels...moreless

  • Television:

    Each TV has a built-in DVD player. TVs in each bedroom, the living room, the downstairs family room and the kitchen eating area....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Wissota Retreat offers a sandy bottom with dock to moor your boat or jetskis!...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    The Lake views from the home's living room, dining room, front bedroom, lower bedroom and family room are stunning. The tranquility of the space permeates every inch of this home....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    Second drop-leaf table can be utilized to increase seating spaces....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace:

    two gas fireplaces indoors; one fire pit on patio and one fire pit by lake...moreless

  • Garage:

    No access to garage....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    One living room with beautiful lake view and one family room on main floor. One family/rec room on lower level with lake view....moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking for six cars. No trailers, tents or camping allowed on property...moreless

  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes for 16....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Accessible from main floor living room and from main floor master bedroom. White wicker with cushioned seating....moreless

  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large upper deck off upper family room on side of house with a lake view with built-in seating. Very large paved patio area accessible from lower level family room-a great space to relax and dine!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks available $20 each per day (only for guests) $60 each per week (only for guests) Non-guests: $30 each per day $20 each per half day...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grill provided with one complimentary lp tank provided....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Pedal Boat (seating for four) with life vests $40 per day (guests only) $120 per week (guests only) Non-guests $80 per day $50 per half day...moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 3 - Mar 30, 2017
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Mar 31 - May 18, 2017
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2017
May 19 - Sep 8, 2017
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Independence Week
Jun 30 - Jul 6, 2017
7 night min stay

flat fee
Sep 10 - Nov 2, 2017
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Nov 3 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas Week
Dec 22 - Dec 28, 2017
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

New Years Weekend
Dec 29 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Thursday

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 5.5%


Off season: Friday and Saturday nights rent for $600/night for up to 12 people with a two night minimum during the off season. $20/00 per extra guest over 12 people per extra night.

Holiday Rates apply: weeks of Memorial Day, Independence week, and Labor Day week

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Chippewa Valley Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Wissota Country Club
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 29
Lake Wissota, WI, USA
Nearest Beach
Ray's Beach

Our Area in Western Wisconsin includes Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire and Hosts Country Fest, Rock Fest and Country Jamboree. Chippewa Falls is Also Home to the Famous Leinkugels Brewery Which Offers Tours and a Gift Shop. There Are Also Multiple Wineries in the Area to Visit. Lake Wissota Boasts Eateries With Access by Boat and There is Frequently Live Music at the Various Establishments On the Warm Summer Weekends.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2015

About the owner: We recently purchased our second vacation rental. This is our fourth season of operation for our other property, the Little Wissota Cabin on the south shore of the same lake. We strive for attention to details which hopefully will assure you that what is advertised is what you will receive and that your time spent at our retreat will meet your expectations. Please see the many reviews regarding the "Peaceful Little Cabin for more information regarding our renters' satisfaction level with our services.

Why the Owner Chose Lake Wissota, WI, USA:
This new property provides an attractive location for larger groups. Purchasing this property allows for more versatility by giving us the opportunity to accommodate groups up to twenty-four people between both properties. We hope that you wil consider booking a weekend retreat. We believe that our Little Wissota Retreat will provide a very relaxing, yet functional and productive stay for those groups needing space to both work and to unwind.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This Home Offers a Beautiful View of Lake Wissota. It Provides the Opportunity for Relaxation at the Lake While Being Conveniently Located Close to Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire, Wi. the Property is Close to a Number of Eateries, Bars, a Grocery Store and Golf Course. the Thriving Area of the Chippewa Valley Has Many Choices for Nightlife, Festivals and Recreational Events. This Home is Located Within 15 Minutes of Eau Claire and 5 Minutes of Chippewa Falls. You Can Get Away from It All While Staying and Yet Be Minutes Away from the Hustle and Bustle of a Growing Commerce Center.

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Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

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  • Breathtaking View from Living Room and Main Floor Deck

    Breathtaking View from Living Room and Main Floor Deck

  • Lakeside fire pit near Sandy beach.

    Lakeside fire pit near Sandy beach.

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • Main floor Bathroom

    Main floor Bathroom

  • LL Bathroom

    LL Bathroom

  • Side Deck facing road

    Side Deck facing road

  • hobbyist configuration in family room

    hobbyist configuration in family room

  • Large paved patio

    Large paved patio

  • Bedroom 3

    Bedroom 3

  • LL Bathroom with shower

    LL Bathroom with shower

  • LL Family Room-Walkout to patio

    LL Family Room-Walkout to patio

  • Lakeview around side of house

    Lakeview around side of house

  • masterbedroom


  • seating for 24 for event or meeting

    seating for 24 for event or meeting

VRBO #721596

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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